As one of Australia’s largest and busiest hospitals, Sydney’s St Vincent’s is responsible for up to 60 patient transfers per day, as clients are discharged after treatment or moved to other facilities to continue rehabilitation or alternative treatments.
Auriga might best be known as a constellation in the northern celestial hemisphere, but owners of the fledgling motorhome brand of the same name, are hoping Auriga will soon become synonymous with off-road expedition touring.
Brisbane Valley Refrigeration (BVR) owner Nick Pye began his business in 2018, simply looking to earn a living for himself as a refrigeration technician servicing truck fleets – five years later he leads a team of 12, with nine service vehicles on the road.
Visitors to this year’s Drillfest event will have the opportunity to view two of IVECO’s most prominent heavy duty off-road models, the recently launched T-Way 6x6 and ASTRA HD9 8x8.
IVECO, the global commercial vehicle brand of the Iveco Group, has thrown its support behind Australia’s leading food rescue operation, OzHarvest, in an agreement that will see IVECO directly contribute to the supply of 200,000 meals to people in need, through the charity’s Food Rescue program.
An IVECO Daily van isn’t the type of vehicle you’d expect real estate agents to own, but The Perth Property Co Directors, Nadija Begovich and Dan Broad, are not your typical agents either.
As part of an ongoing fleet renewal program and to meet growing business demands, leading car and truck transportation provider, PrixCar Services, has invested in a new order of IVECO S-Way prime movers.
IVECO to produce and market its Heavy-Duty Battery EV and Heavy-Duty Fuel Cell EV under its own brand
IVECO has announced that it will produce and market its Heavy-Duty Battery Electric Vehicles and the Heavy-Duty Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles under the IVECO brand. This follows last June’s communication by Iveco Group of the acquisition of the full and sole ownership of the German company resulting from the former joint venture Nikola Iveco Europe.
This year’s Australian Fire and Emergency Services Authorities Council (AFAC) conference, to be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre from 22 to 25 August, will provide IVECO with the perfect opportunity to showcase its latest emergency service offerings.
DSE (Delivering Service Excellence) Transport, is already a notable player in Australia’s road freight transport industry, but expansion plans are well afoot, with three new S-Way AT 360 6x2 rigid trucks recently joining the company’s fleet.
In many sports, the barriers to entry are normally small and it’s usually a case of finding a team or association to join and then spending a few dollars on a uniform and a bit of gear.
Long term IVECO customer, Monson Logistics, has begun taking delivery of 20 new IVECO S-Way prime movers; it marks an exciting growth phase for the Tasmanian company which recently included expansion onto the mainland.
Australia's longest-standing commercial vehicle nameplate, the ACCO, is set to make a return to the IVECO product line-up, with IVECO Australia engineers currently testing and validating the latest model prior to release.
IVECO’s long history in producing market-leading off-road trucks continues with the launch of the new T-Way range, a replacement for the versatile Trakker model.
For Perth-based specialist sensitive freight transporter, Macknsons, there’s a lot more involved than just providing customers with an ‘A to B’ freight service – and there’s also a lot more at stake.
Australian audiences will get a first glimpse of IVECO’s new fully electric eDaily model at the Brisbane Truck Show (BTS), with the company exhibiting a validation unit at the event prior to commencement of local testing.
Attendees at this year’s Brisbane Truck Show will be given a glimpse of IVECO’s model breadth across both on and off highway applications, with a display spearheaded by two of its latest releases, the heavy-duty S-Way and rugged new T-Way, which has been developed for the toughest off-road applications.
Having arrived in Australia from Spain over 13 years ago, chef Francisco Pulido sought to indulge in his two passions, cooking and travel – his IVECO Daily allows him to do both… And at once.
IVECO Trucks Australia has recognised its highest achieving dealers at a recent awards dinner event in Melbourne, held in conjunction with the internal launch of the company’s new heavy-duty S-Way range.
The award-winning new Euro6 IVECO S-Way range has arrived in Australia, providing prospective heavy-duty truck buyers with a selection of advanced models that are designed to deliver added productivity, advanced levels of safety, superior emissions performance and lower total cost of ownership benefits.
The new IVECO S-Way sees IVECO Australia and New Zealand transition to a dedicated range of fully imported heavy-duty commercial vehicles – it’s a move that will benefit local buyers by providing them with the company’s latest models and innovations almost in lock-step timing with European releases.
Tadano is one of the country’s largest importers and distributors of high-quality lifting equipment, providing the mining, construction, and civil engineering industries with a wide range of products including all terrain, rough terrain, aerial work platforms, city, loader, lattice boom crawler, telescopic crawler, and truck cranes.
Moving home or business even within the same city can be a stressful experience, let alone relocating to the other side of the world – fortunately companies such as Palmers Relocations make the process a lot easier…
SIXT may be a newer name to Australia’s vehicle rental market, but some 14 months since launching in the country, it’s already achieving significant cut-through thanks to its modern fleet, bold branding and emphasis on customer service or ‘above and beyonding’, as the company refers to it.
IVECO has introduced a raft of changes in its latest Daily van and cab chassis line-up, designed to provide prospective owners with additional comfort, safety and functionality.
IVECO has capped off a hugely successful 2023 Dakar Rally campaign with experienced Dutch driver Janus van Kasteren piloting the Boss Machinery De Rooy IVECO Powerstar to victory in an event that covered over 8500 kilometres over 14 grueling stages, in some of the world’s most difficult conditions.
For Brisbane-based Farlow Transport, it was truly a case of ‘from little things big things grow’, as the company’s first taste of IVECO five years ago in the form of a Daily 70C van, ultimately led to the recent purchase of a range-topping X-Way AS Highway B-Double.
IVECO’s work ready Daily Tradie Made is back for a limited time with a longer 4.5m tray and with a 5-year / 250,000-kilometre extended warranty.
IVECO Dealers have started taking customer orders for the award-winning S-WAY range, with the first of these vehicles expected to arrive in Australia during the first half of 2023.
IVECO Trucks Australia is pleased to have earned an AU$500,000 grant, as part of a broader Victorian Government initiative designed to encourage more Victorian-based businesses to introduce and support zero emission vehicles.
IVECO Australia will display its emergency services capabilities by showcasing an eclectic mix of vehicles spanning three wight classes, at this year’s Australian Fire and Emergency Services Authorities Council (AFAC) conference, which will be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre from 23 to 26 August.
Prospective buyers of the heavy-duty ASTRA off-road range will soon have the opportunity to take a closer look at a model and even put it through its paces, as part of the ‘Extreme by Nature’ national roadshow.
Getting a puncture or damaging a tyre is hassle enough in a passenger vehicle, so spare a thought for operators of construction and quarrying equipment, where tyre issues are not just an inconvenience, they can also lead to costly downtime.
IVECO has used an event organised by the Italian Chamber of Commerce last month to outline its zero-emission vehicle plans to dignitaries, including Victorian Premier The Hon. Daniel Andrews and Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change; Minister for Solar Homes, The Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio.
IVECO is providing preliminary details of its latest generation Daily 4x4 cab chassis model, ahead of the vehicle’s proposed official Australian launch in the second quarter of 2023.
Prominent Victorian IVECO dealership, Melbourne Truck Centre (MTC), has renamed to ‘Prestige IVECO’, and relocated to a high-profile site at 43-63 Princes Highway, Dandenong South.
In 2021, the first IVECO S-Way vehicles arrived on Australian shores to begin a comprehensive local testing and validation program, overseen by IVECO Australia’s engineering division, ahead of the model’s launch here in the fourth quarter.
Most new van buyers will likely have low expectations of their vehicle ever reaching the magic 1,000,000 kilometre mark, let alone comfortably exceeding it, but owner of the Kebab Factory, Akin Sezgin, had a good hunch that his IVECO Daily would.
This month marks three decades since IVECO first launched in the Australian truck market.
Tasmania is known around Australia – and indeed the world – for its quality produce and leadership in agribusiness, with well-established mixed farming enterprises, dairy, fruit and vegetable production, as well as niche farming, all contributing to the state’s economy
As part of an ongoing operational review following its transition to standalone manufacturer and distributor of ‘on-highway’ assets, Iveco Group has announced that it will assume full responsibility for IVECO vehicle sales in New Zealand, via its Auckland facility.
It was a case of ‘new meets old’ when leading modular infrastructure and semi-permanent spaces producer, Event Studios Australia (ESA), added a new IVECO X-Way 8x4 rigid tilt tray to its fleet.
IVECO has acknowledged its highest performing Dealerships for 2021.
A shift from traditional utility-based service and pilot vehicles to Dual Cab IVECO cab chassis models, is yielding dividends for VSA Roads.
For a limited time, IVECO is including 2 years or 250,000 kilometres – whichever comes first – of servicing* for customers who purchase new X-Way prime mover models.
On January 3, 2022, IVECO formally separated from parent company CNH Industrial, and embarked on an exciting new chapter in its transformation journey.
In November, leading supplier of refuse collection equipment, Bucher Municipal, celebrated 70 years as an Australian manufacturer and marked the occasion by developing several limited-edition compactor units, including five which have been built on 8x4 Euro6 ACCO platforms.
After taking an initial batch of IVECO Daily vans in 2017, Europcar Mobility Group Australia, the organisation behind leading rental brand, Europcar, has fast grown its IVECO commercial vehicle fleet in subsequent years, culminating with its latest acquisition of 195 Daily units.
As part of a global transformation process, IVECO today announced development of the Customisation & Innovation Centre (CIC) and related changes that will impact its Australian manufacturing arm.
Innovative mining and exploration company, ASX-listed Kalium Lakes, has become Australia’s only producer of high-grade sulphate of potash (SOP), which is used as a farming fertiliser both domestically and as an export commodity.
Having been born and bred on a Queensland cattle station, there’s not much ‘Dippy’ Dipzal doesn’t know about horses and livestock.
In the lead-up to its spin-off from CNH Industrial in early 2022, IVECO has renamed to Iveco Group, and unveiled an innovative new logo that showcases the eight brands under the Group’s ownership.
Last month’s organisational restructure at IVECO Australia, has seen a new position created that will help facilitate the company’s transition towards more sustainable transport solutions beyond its current Euro6 model range.
IVECO has this week announced a number of organisational changes that will allow the company to further streamline operations and better respond to customer needs.
IVECO has strengthened its heavy market product offering with the release of a new Euro 6-rated, B-Double model with a powerful 550hp and 70 tonne GCM.
Melbourne-based plant equipment manufacturer, Quality Fabrication and Engineering (Q-FE), has partnered with IVECO to bring to market an innovative new aggregate spreader that meets VicRoads Standard 408.11, due for introduction in Victoria from 1 July, 2022.
Boasting one of the broadest and most diverse commercial vehicle ranges available in Australia, IVECO has taken the opportunity to display key vehicles from its impressive product line-up at this year’s Brisbane Truck Show.
IVECO has grown its medium duty Eurocargo range with the addition of a new dual control variant, designed to meet the increasing demand for more compact waste removal vehicles.
The recent opening of an expansive new IVECO dealership facility in Brisbane has increased the level of sales, service and parts support the company can provide IVECO truck, van and bus owners in the region.
Cleanaway has been an avid user of ACCO trucks for many years, and recently further committed to the iconic model range with the acquisition of 23 6x4 units, to fill a new City of Wyndham refuse collection contract in Melbourne’s south west.
IVECO has added a new 22 seat variant to its minibus line-up to complement existing 11 and 16 seat models, providing operators with additional choice while increasing the brand’s access to new markets with its many class-leading benefits.
In a move designed to strengthen both its Dealer network and the levels of customer satisfaction it offers, IVECO continues its transformation with the announcement of two key executive appointments.
IVECO’S new Daily E6 Van and Cab Chassis range introduces the most significant enhancements to the model line-up in five years, led by the adoption of new Euro 6-rated engines, additional active safety equipment and increased cabin appointments.
The release of the new IVECO Daily E6 Van and Cab Chassis range has significantly elevated the model’s standard safety equipment, providing features that most other manufacturers only offer as options if at all.
The launch of the latest Daily E6 Cab Chassis range, has paved the way for the return of IVECO’s popular work-ready, limited edition ‘Tradie-Made’ model, which now includes two tray/wheelbase options on the 45C180 platform.
IVECO trucks are a common sight at Monson Logistics’ three Tasmanian depots – look around and it’s the only brand that’s seen, and among the newest vehicles are five new X-Way models and a further three Stralis AS-Ls.
As one of Australia’s largest privately-owned freight companies, Simon National Freight Carriers is at the forefront of safety, compliance and environment, and its commitment in these areas has recently seen five new IVECO Eurocargo ML160s join its fleet.
The importance of the road transport industry to our nation has strongly come to light in recent months as the sector worked hard during COVID-19 restrictions to provide a raft of essential services that many normally take for granted.
Following an extensive local development phase, IVECO has launched its innovative new IVECO Telematics system in Australia and New Zealand, providing several major benefits over programs offered by competitors.
While many businesses were negatively impacted by the COVID-19 situation, others have pivoted and flourished, especially those that are providing essential services and products to help minimise the spread of the virus.
Like many road freight transport companies, SRT Logistics has faced challenges in the last few months due to vastly changed operating conditions. But with challenges, come opportunities.
One of Australia’s largest food trucks is patiently waiting for the opportunity to hit Victorian events and corporate functions, once the state comes out of hibernation.
IVECO has added a new engine horsepower and transmission option to its medium duty, Euro6 Eurocargo range, providing operators with added power while increasing transmission choices to better suit a range of applications.
Less than two years after receiving its first allocation of Daily vans, leading rental company, Europcar, recently took delivery of its 200th Daily vehicle, having earlier in the year expanded its partnership with IVECO to include the supply of Europcar’s new Pantech-body trucks.
The countdown to the end of financial year has always been a great time for buyers of commercial vehicles to land an attractive deal, as manufacturers look to clear stock holdings.
IVECO has recently undertaken side by side testing of two Eurocargo ML150 4x4 models in Tallarook State Forest north of Melbourne.
A changing demographic within the motorhome market has prompted IVECO to release a new Daily cab chassis variant in Australia, the 35S.